Press Releases

January 16, 2019 

Aberdeen Standard Investments Introduces Exchange Traded Funds Range at NYSE Closing Bell Ceremony

December 14, 2018 

Aberdeen Standard Investments Reduces Fee for Commodity ETF

June 21, 2018 

Advisors Favor Closed-End Funds for the Future

May 9, 2018 

Aberdeen Standard Investments Expands Private Markets Business with Acquisition of Hark Capital

May 7, 2018 

Aberdeen Standard Investments Announces Completion of Reorganization of Asssets from Alpine Woods Capital Investors, LLC into the Aberdeen Funds Trust and New Investment Advisory Agreements with Three Closed-End Funds

April 27, 2018 

Aberdeen Standard Investments Broadens U.S. Business with Addition of ETF Securities U.S.

November 30, 2017

Avenue Income Income Credit Strategies Fund Announces Name Change to Aberdeen Income Credit Strategies Fund

August 14, 2017

Merger Of Aberdeen Asset Management And Standard Life Completes

June 21, 2017

Proposed Investment Management Committee

February 15, 2017

New cartoon animation on social media; actor Sir Michael Gambon partners with Aberdeen Asset Management in "The Fables of Fixed Income"

December 14, 2016

Aberdeen strengthens Global Distribution team

December 1, 2016

Aberdeen UK Tracker Trust PLC and Blackrock Income Strategies Trust PLC
merging to create a £500 million investment company

November 16, 2016

Aberdeen Asset Management opens office in Abu Dhabi Global Markets

September 8, 2016

Aberdeen continues alternatives expansion with new appointments

May 31, 2016

Aberdeen enjoys over one million viewings of its investment fable animation

May 20, 2016

Aberdeen's 24 hours of volunteering - May 20th

May 18, 2016

Aberdeen Asset Management announces winners of the 2016 Investment Challenge

April 19, 2016

Aberdeen appoints Campbell Fleming as Global Head of Distribution

April 14, 2016

Aberdeen appoints Martin Jennings as Head of Aberdeen Digital

April 5, 2016

Aberdeen Asset Management embarks on a mission of financial literacy

March 16, 2016

Aberdeen garners top spot in three categories at Private Equity International Awards 2015

March 8, 2016

Aberdeen's global effort puts embracing difference in the picture

January 4, 2016

Aberdeen acquires Arden Asset Management, growing global alternatives offerings and adding liquid alternative mutual funds in the U.S.

December 8, 2015

Advisors and investors view widening discounts as most compelling trend in closed-end funds space, finds Aberdeen Asset Management survey

November 24, 2015

New risks, new rules: financial community shows governance is the new differentiator in investment decisions

October 22, 2015

New cartoon animation on social media; actress Joanna Lumley partners with Abderdden Asset Management to explain "The Seven Deadly Sins of Multi-Asset Investing"

October 6, 2015

Aberdeen closes private equity fund above target at $295 million

September 1, 2015

Completion of Flag acquisition establishes Aberdeen's investment capabilities in global alternatives

August 18, 2015

Financial advisors bullish on U.S. Equities, though many looking beyond stocks to cushion client portfolios, finds Aberdeen Asset Management survey

August 4, 2015

Aberdeen to acquire Arden Asset Management to enhance global hedge fund solutions capability and strengthen alternatives footprint in the U.S.

May 27, 2015

Aberdeen to acquire Flag Capital Management, LLC to boost global alternatives capability and establish a strong alternatives footprint in the U.S.

March 27, 2015

Aberdeen to buy the remaining shares in the Aberdeen SVG Private Equity joint venture

March 24, 2015

Aberdeen expands Alternatives Real Estate Desk in the Americas

January 13, 2015

Ralph Bassett to succeed Paul Atkinson as Head of North American Equities

October 24, 2014

Aberdeen Asset Management wins 12 awards for fund marketing and communications

October 22, 2014

Aberdeen Survey Finds Financial Advisors Remain Bullish on Emerging Markets, Despite Headwinds

June 9, 2014

Active Equity Strategy update following completion of acquisition of Scottish Widows Investment Partnership Group Limited

May 22, 2014

Aberdeen promotes Dahiya to newly created position of Head of Emerging Market Corporate Debt

May 20, 2014

Aberdeen wins six Financial Communications Society Awards

April 2, 2014

Aberdeen finds financial advisors more likely to use closed-end funds today than two years ago

April 1, 2014

The Japan Equity Fund, Inc. (NYSE: JEQ), a closed-end investment company, announced that Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited will assume investment management responsibility effective January 6, 2014.

November 18, 2013

Aberdeen has announced the proposed acquisition of Scottish Widows Investment Partnership subject to regulatory approval

October 29, 2013

Aberdeen Asset Management wins 11 awards for Fund Marketing and Communications

June 7, 2013

Aberdeen announces appointment of Ville Raitio as Director, Property Fund Management in Finland

May 21, 2013

Aberdeen grows U.S. business, completes acquisition of Artio Global Investors Inc.

May 8, 2013

Aberdeen to launch first global brand advertising campaign on May 20, 2013

March 26, 2013

Aberdeen expands global fund offerings, launches Latin American and European Equity Funds

March 15, 2013

Aberdeen wins four Lipper Awards for Asia Bond, Global Small Cap and International Equity Funds

February 14, 2013

Aberdeen Asset Management Announces U.S. and European Acquisitions

January 31, 2013

Aberdeen sponsors high school investment competition

January 22, 2013

Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open to be broadcast live on NBC in historic agreement

January 8, 2013

Aberdeen announces new investment management agreement with The Greater China Fund, Inc.

November 8, 2012

Aberdeen launches second mutual fund dedicated to emerging market debt investing

November 7, 2012

Aberdeen Asset Management wins three awards for fund marketing and communication

October 12, 2012

Aberdeen expands U.S. footprint with opening of new office in New York City

October 8, 2012

Aberdeen introduces three new multi-asset funds

September 18, 2012

The Greater China Fund, Inc. (NYSE: GCH) and Aberdeen jointly announce approval of Aberdeen Asset Management as investment manager

July 6, 2012

Aberdeen supports its Scottish Open sponsorship with TV commercial

May 21, 2012

Advisors increasingly turning to closed-end funds to develop client investment solutions

May 2, 2012

Aberdeen's investor relations and Asian investment expertise recognized at Capital Link Closed-End Fund Forum

March 30, 2012

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC announced as title sponsor of the Scottish Open

March 22, 2012

Aberdeen launched U.S. High Yields Bond Fund

March 9, 2012

Aberdeen Asia Bond Fund wins at 2012 Lipper Awards, adds share classes

February 28, 2012

Listed Emerging Market Companies - Having a multinational parent makes a big difference, Aberdeen and Yale find

February 27, 2012

Aberdeen Asset Management teams up with Martin Laird

February 24, 2012

Aberdeen Solutions - The new name for the Group's multi-asset and multi-manager capability

February 14, 2012

Aberdeen awarded European Property Multi-Manager Mandate by U.S. pension plan

February 3, 2012

Aberdeen's Wallace attempts world record by rowing across the Atlantic

January 18, 2012

Aberdeen appoints head of Asia Pacific Strategy and Asset Allocation

December 19, 2011

Aberdeen announces new investment management agreement with the India Fund, Inc.

December 19, 2011

Aberdeen announces new investment management agreement with the Asia Tigers Fund, Inc.

August 9, 2011

Aberdeen announces new investment management agreement with The Singapore Fund, Inc.

July 5, 2011

Aberdeen appoints Head of Property Research, Americas

June 7, 2011

Aberdeen celebrates 25 years of investing in Asia-Pacific region

May 10, 2011

Advisors plan to increase equity allocations, as mutual funds remain the favored investment vehicle of overseas exposure

May 4, 2011

Aberdeen aims to meet growing client demand for exposure to Local Currency Emerging Market Debt

April 27, 2011

Lack of Research Limits Advisor Use of Closed End Funds

March 4, 2011

Aberdeen Asset Management sponsors professional golfer Sam Osborne

January 12, 2011

Aberdeen Funds to Eliminate "B" Shares, Converting Existing Shares to "A" Shares

November 29, 2010

Aberdeen looks to build global property fund of funds platform with U.S. appointment

November 18, 2010

Aberdeen Asset Management Hosts Philadelphia Launch of Barron’s Winner’s Circle Top Advisors Forum

October 21, 2010

Aberdeen Wins 3 MFEA Star Awards 

August 12, 2010

Aberdeen is awarded QFII license by the China Securities Regulatory Commission

July 5, 2010

Braemar Stone Gifted to the British Garden at Hanover Square in New York by Aberdeen Asset Management

June 8, 2010

Aberdeen increases mutual fund assets with reorganization of four Pacific Capital Funds

April 14, 2010

Aberdeen announced as title sponsor of the 2010 Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta in Philadelphia

March 29, 2010

Aberdeen Raises its Closed-End Funds’ Profile

December 2, 2009

Aberdeen Opens Toronto Office

July 20, 2009

Aberdeen Moves Into New U.S Corporate Headquarters; Equity and Fixed Income Teams In One Centralized Hub.

July 1, 2009

Aberdeen Completes Credit Suisse Acquisition; U.S. Business Adds Scale and Widens Product Platform.

December 31, 2008

Proposed Acquisition of parts of Credit Suisse's Global Investors business.

October 9, 2008

Aberdeen Expands U.S. Headquarters.

July 1, 2008

Aberdeen Acquires 26 Nationwide Funds.

April 18, 2008

Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. Announces Redemption of AMPS.